WELCOME TO THE NEW ACUNS!

The Academic Council on the United Nations System (ACUNS) is excited to welcome you to its new website.

Photo UN767263: The bronze statue, ”Let Us Beat Swords into Ploughshares,” by Evgeny Vuchetich

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OUR PURPOSE

ACUNS unites people active in the work and study of the UN, in order to better understand and address major global problems.
Photo UN7732832: The “Non-Violence” (or “Knotted Gun”) sculpture by Carl Fredrik Reuterswärd

JOIN THE ACUNS COMMUNITY

Whether you are a longstanding ACUNS member or are learning about ACUNS for the first time, (re)join our community of scholars and practitioners active in the work of the UN system.
Photo: Members of the new ACUNS team, from left to right, Admin Coordinator Filip Savatic, President Lise Howard, and Vice President Gabriel Amvane

2021 ANNUAL MEETING CALL FOR PAPERS

ACUNS is calling for proposals for its annual conference on the theme Toward a Fit for Future UN System.
Photo UN7209722: The UN General Assembly Hall

🔴 Call for application for Special Rapporteur on cultural rights and member of the Working Group on business and human rights (from Latin American and Caribbean States).

📅 Deadline: 11 June 2021

👉 http://ow.ly/mPvg50ED560

Seeking leaders in United Nations scholarship and policy to serve on the Board of #ACUNS. Nominate yourself or an outstanding colleague by TODAY, April 26th! https://acuns.org/leadership/
@CeciliaJCannon @HowardLise @RichardPonzio @sarmad_sdg @smithcou34 @Ai_KiharaHunt

Calling on UN scholars and students to submit a proposal for the Academic Council on the UN System's Annual Mtg #ACUNS, June 24-26, online event. Deadline TODAY, April 23! https://acuns.org/annual-meeting-2021/ #acuns2021am @HowardLise @sarmad_sdg @RichardPonzio @CeciliaJCannon @Ai_KiharaHunt

#HumanRights practitioner wanted to fill a vacancy for Independent Expert on the effects of #foreigndebt on human rights

Deadline for applications: 11 May 2021
Apply here 👉 http://ow.ly/rhTL50EhkrZ

Calling on all candidates defending a PhD or JSD on a UN theme: Deadline for the Academic Council on the UN System #ACUNS Dissertation Award TODAY, April 15. $1500 prize! https://acuns.org/dissertation-award/ @HowardLise @sarmad_sdg @RichardPonzio @CeciliaJCannon @Ai_KiharaHunt @RichardGowan1

UN scholars, students: submit your paper/panel/RT/volunteer for the Academic Council on the UN System's Annual Mtg #ACUNS June 24-26, global online. New deadline: April 23. https://acuns.org/annual-meeting-2021/ #acuns2021am @HowardLise @sarmad_sdg @RichardPonzio @CeciliaJCannon @Ai_KiharaHunt

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Photo UN7732832: The “Non-Violence” (or “Knotted Gun”) sculpture by Carl Fredrik Reuterswärd

OUR PURPOSE

ACUNS unites people active in the work and study of the UN, in order to better understand and address major global problems.

JOIN THE ACUNS COMMUNITY

Whether you are a longstanding ACUNS member or are learning about ACUNS for the first time, (re)join our community of scholars and practitioners active in the work of the UN system.

Photo: Members of the new ACUNS team, from left to right, Admin Coordinator Filip Savatic, President Lise Howard, and Vice President Gabriel Amvane

Photo UN7209722: The UN General Assembly Hall

2021 ANNUAL MEETING CALL FOR PAPERS

ACUNS is calling for proposals for its annual conference on the theme Toward a Fit for Future UN System.

🔴 Call for application for Special Rapporteur on cultural rights and member of the Working Group on business and human rights (from Latin American and Caribbean States).

📅 Deadline: 11 June 2021

👉 http://ow.ly/mPvg50ED560

Seeking leaders in United Nations scholarship and policy to serve on the Board of #ACUNS. Nominate yourself or an outstanding colleague by TODAY, April 26th! https://acuns.org/leadership/
@CeciliaJCannon @HowardLise @RichardPonzio @sarmad_sdg @smithcou34 @Ai_KiharaHunt

Calling on UN scholars and students to submit a proposal for the Academic Council on the UN System's Annual Mtg #ACUNS, June 24-26, online event. Deadline TODAY, April 23! https://acuns.org/annual-meeting-2021/ #acuns2021am @HowardLise @sarmad_sdg @RichardPonzio @CeciliaJCannon @Ai_KiharaHunt

#HumanRights practitioner wanted to fill a vacancy for Independent Expert on the effects of #foreigndebt on human rights

Deadline for applications: 11 May 2021
Apply here 👉 http://ow.ly/rhTL50EhkrZ

Calling on all candidates defending a PhD or JSD on a UN theme: Deadline for the Academic Council on the UN System #ACUNS Dissertation Award TODAY, April 15. $1500 prize! https://acuns.org/dissertation-award/ @HowardLise @sarmad_sdg @RichardPonzio @CeciliaJCannon @Ai_KiharaHunt @RichardGowan1

UN scholars, students: submit your paper/panel/RT/volunteer for the Academic Council on the UN System's Annual Mtg #ACUNS June 24-26, global online. New deadline: April 23. https://acuns.org/annual-meeting-2021/ #acuns2021am @HowardLise @sarmad_sdg @RichardPonzio @CeciliaJCannon @Ai_KiharaHunt

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Photo UN772242: The flag of the United Nations.

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Photo UN7732832: The “Non-Violence” (or “Knotted Gun”) sculpture by Carl Fredrik Reuterswärd

OUR PURPOSE

ACUNS unites people active in the work and study of the UN, in order to better understand and address major global problems.

Photo: Members of the new ACUNS team, from left to right, Admin Coordinator Filip Savatic, President Lise Howard, and Vice President Gabriel Amvane

JOIN THE ACUNS COMMUNITY

Whether you are a longstanding ACUNS member or are learning about ACUNS for the first time, (re)join our community of scholars and practitioners active in the work of the UN system.

Photo: Members of the new ACUNS team, from left to right, Admin Coordinator Filip Savatic, President Lise Howard, and Vice President Gabriel Amvane

2021 ANNUAL MEETING CALL FOR PAPERS

ACUNS is calling for proposals for its annual conference on the theme Toward a Fit for Future UN System.

Photo UN772242: The flag of the United Nations.

🔴 Call for application for Special Rapporteur on cultural rights and member of the Working Group on business and human rights (from Latin American and Caribbean States).

📅 Deadline: 11 June 2021

👉 http://ow.ly/mPvg50ED560

Seeking leaders in United Nations scholarship and policy to serve on the Board of #ACUNS. Nominate yourself or an outstanding colleague by TODAY, April 26th! https://acuns.org/leadership/
@CeciliaJCannon @HowardLise @RichardPonzio @sarmad_sdg @smithcou34 @Ai_KiharaHunt

Calling on UN scholars and students to submit a proposal for the Academic Council on the UN System's Annual Mtg #ACUNS, June 24-26, online event. Deadline TODAY, April 23! https://acuns.org/annual-meeting-2021/ #acuns2021am @HowardLise @sarmad_sdg @RichardPonzio @CeciliaJCannon @Ai_KiharaHunt

#HumanRights practitioner wanted to fill a vacancy for Independent Expert on the effects of #foreigndebt on human rights

Deadline for applications: 11 May 2021
Apply here 👉 http://ow.ly/rhTL50EhkrZ

Calling on all candidates defending a PhD or JSD on a UN theme: Deadline for the Academic Council on the UN System #ACUNS Dissertation Award TODAY, April 15. $1500 prize! https://acuns.org/dissertation-award/ @HowardLise @sarmad_sdg @RichardPonzio @CeciliaJCannon @Ai_KiharaHunt @RichardGowan1

UN scholars, students: submit your paper/panel/RT/volunteer for the Academic Council on the UN System's Annual Mtg #ACUNS June 24-26, global online. New deadline: April 23. https://acuns.org/annual-meeting-2021/ #acuns2021am @HowardLise @sarmad_sdg @RichardPonzio @CeciliaJCannon @Ai_KiharaHunt

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